There are 5 ways to get from Swansea to Pontardawe by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Pontardawe, Jubilee By-Pass X51 / ...

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Neath
  2. Take the bus from Neath Abbey, Dwr-y-Felin Upper School to Alltwen Top 56 / ...

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swansea to Pontardawe 9.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Pontardawe 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Swansea to Pontardawe 9.9 miles

$21 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Pontardawe is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Pontardawe is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Swansea, High Street Station station and arriving at Pontardawe, Jubilee By-Pass. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Swansea and Pontardawe is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Pontardawe without a car is to bus which takes 42 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Pontardawe, Jubilee By-Pass takes 42 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Swansea to Pontardawe bus services, operated by First, arrive at Swansea, High Street Station.

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Swansea to Pontardawe bus services, operated by First, arrive at Pontardawe, Jubilee By-Pass station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Pontardawe is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Swansea to Pontardawe.

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There are 391+ hotels available in Pontardawe. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Pontardawe.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Pontardawe, Wales?

First operates a bus from Swansea to Pontardawe hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 42 min. Dansa also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Neath
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Neath
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Pontardawe, Jubilee By-Pass
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Neath Abbey, Dwr-y-Felin Upper School to Alltwen Top
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Dansa
Phone
01639 751067
Email
mail@dansa.org.uk
Website
dansa.org.uk
Bus from Swansea, Christina Street to Pontardawe, Jubilee By-Pass
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dansa.org.uk
South Wales Transport
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Swansea to Pontardawe
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$21 - $30
UberX
$21 - $30
Exec
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Swansea to Pontardawe
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+441792 644446
Website
yellowcabswales.co.uk
Data Cabs
Phone
+441792 474747
Website
datacabs.com

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